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Friday, 06 March 2015 15:00

Iberian Peninsula to be connected with the rest of the EU energy market


European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met in Madrid with the President of France François Hollande, the Prime Minister of Spain Mariano Rajoy and the Prime Minister of Portugal Pedro Passos Coelho, Caspian Energy News ( reports with reference to the press service of the European commission.  The Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete and the President of the European Investment Bank Werner Hoyer also attended the meeting. “A well-connected European energy market is crucial for creating an Energy Union and key driver to strengthen the security of energy supply across Europe. The leaders agreed to set up a High Level Group to step up the efforts to develop energy interconnections in South-West Europe and ensure that all the present and planned project are implemented in time. Building missing cross-border links is a priority for the Juncker Commission”, runs the statement of the European Commission.

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